The BBC on Thursday accepted that statements made on their website to a BBC Radio 4 program 'The Gaza Surf Club' broadcast in November last year "do not accurately reflect the current situation," London-based The Jewish Chronicle reported.

According to the report, the BBC amended the statement originally stating that "few [Gazans] are able to leave the territory or to import and export goods” and that Palestinians who surf in Gaza “defy… the Israeli blockade."

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The whole sentence was then removed from the website, the JC reported.